As Death Toll Nears 12,000, India’s Mortality Rate Shoots Up to 3.4
India witnessed a massive jump in COVID-19 death toll over 2,000 fatalities were added in the last 24 hours.
The number of active coronavirus cases in India increased to 155,227. Over 50% of total coronavirus patients were recovered from the disease.
The coronavirus pandemic in India crossed the grim milestone of 3.5 lakh. The states recorded 10,914 fresh infections in the last 24 hours. It took four days to hit 3.5-lakh mark after crossing 3 lakh on June 13. More than 10,000 new cases have been emerging every day for over a week now.
The country is in the eighth position in the global COVID-19 death tally which totalled 437,283.